Shannan Mann

Shannan Mann has been awarded or placed for the Palette Love and Eros Prize, Rattle Poetry Prize, Auburn Witness Poetry Prize, Pacific Spirit Poetry Prize, and Foster Poetry Prize among others. Her poems have appeared (or are forthcoming) in Poetry Daily, Poet Lore, Gulf Coast, december, Southern Humanities Review, The Literary Review of Canada, and elsewhere. Her essays appear in Tolka Journal and Going Down Swinging. She also translates devotional and erotic Sanskrit poetry.  She is a student at the University of Toronto. She is also the Founding Editor of ONLY POEMS ( You can find her at